As water to the thirsty

   D♭9
As water to the thirsty,
   D♭7           A♭/D♭
As beauty to the eyes,
   G♭/B♭
As strength that follows weakness,
    G♭m/D♭           A♭sus4 A♭
As truth instead of lies;
   D♭9          A♭/D♭
As songtime and springtime
    G♭/B♭          G♭m
and summertime to be.
         D♭   G♭m        D♭maj7
So is my lord, my living lord,
G♭m/E♭    A♭sus4 A♭ D♭9 A♭/D♭ G♭/D♭ D♭9
So is my lord   to me
      D♭9
Like calm in place of clamour,
     D♭7                A♭/D♭
Like peace that follows pain,
      G♭/B♭
Like meeting after parting,
      G♭m/D♭         A♭sus4 A♭
Like sunshine after rain
     D♭9           A♭/D♭
Like moonlight and starlight
    G♭/B♭            G♭m
and sunlight on the sea
         D♭   G♭m        D♭maj7
So is my lord, my living lord,
G♭m/E♭    A♭sus4 A♭ D♭9 A♭/D♭ G♭/D♭ D♭9
So is my lord   to me
   D♭9
As sleep that follows fever,
   Fm /B♭          A♭sus4 A♭
As gold instead of grey
   G♭9           G♭
As freedom after bondage,
   G♭m            A♭sus4 A♭
As sunrise to the day
   D♭9         A♭/D♭
As home to the traveler
   G♭/D♭           G♭m
and all we long to see
         D♭    G♭m       D♭maj7
So is my lord, my living lord,
G♭m/E♭    A♭sus4 A♭ D♭9 A♭/D♭ G♭/D♭ G♭m/D♭ D♭9
So is my lord   to me